Politics Security

2nd Division Spokesperson Roots for Close Ties with Media

By Anthony Kushaba Mbarara Uganda peoples defense forces 2nd division spokesperson Major Charles Kabona has called on the media to work closely with the UPDF in informing and securing the country. Kabona who was today afternoon speaking at a regional awareness creation workshop on the establishment of a National Mechanism for the promotion of freedom […]

Politics Security

CDF Calls On Parents To Be Exemplary

By APN Reporter Mbarara The UPDF Chief of Defence Forces Gen David Muhoozi has urged parents and all the UPDF soldiers to always be good examples to their children and ensure that they impart in them discipline and morals. The CDF said this while officiating at the end of year children’s party that took place […]

Education Health

UPDF Airlifts Immunization Vaccines

By APN Reporter Kampala The Uganda Peoples’ Defense Forces’ Air Force has on October 20, 2019 airlifted vaccines from Entebbe to five destinations across the country in support of the Ministry of Health’s national immunization drive against measles and rubella. UPDF Helicopters delivered vaccines to Gulu, Kiruhura, Soroti, Mbarara and Kabale Districts following an emergency […]


Deputy Chief of Defense Forces Flags off Soldiers Destined for Somalia

By John Nakato Kampala A total of 1828 officers and men of UPDF comprising of UGABAG XXVIII and UNGU VI have today been flagged off to Somalia by Lt Gen Wilson Mbasu Mbadi, the Deputy Chief of Defence Forces, at Singo Peace Support Operation Centre in Nakaseke District. Lt Gen Mbadi while addressing the forces, […]